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Volume 2014, Article ID 843621, 11 pages
Research Article

Medication Monitoring for People with Dementia in Care Homes: The Feasibility and Clinical Impact of Nurse-Led Monitoring

1Department of Nursing, The College of Human and Health Sciences, Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea, Wales SA2 8PP, UK
2Fieldbay Ltd., Chestnut House, Tawe Business Village, Swansea Enterprise Park, Swansea SA7 9LA, UK
3The College of Medicine, Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK

Received 17 December 2013; Accepted 6 January 2014; Published 23 February 2014

Academic Editors: T. J. van der Cammen and L. Volicer

Copyright © 2014 Sue Jordan et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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